Intermittency in Turbulence

Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 442)


We present a detailed review of recent developments in the statistical approach to fully developed turbulence. We address both ideal situations such as “homogeneous and isotropic turbulence” as well as problems of real anisotropic and wall bounded flows. We also discuss a set of theoretical questions connected to the calculation of anomalous exponents in the Navier-Stokes equations and in a class of shell models for the turbulent energy cascade.


Structure Function Shell Model Eddy Viscosity Fusion Rule Isotropic Turbulence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. of Physics and INFMUniversity of Rome, Tor VergataRomeItaly

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